The convoy with parts from Airbus A380 was immobilized in Gimont all night.
Twenty handicapped people from the Handisocial Association, led by Odile Maurin and accompanied by William Renault, elected LR in Lavaur (Tarn), decided to protest strongly against the law of Elan around 1 o'clock on Tuesday, after the recent free toll operations on the A61 south of Toulouse.
To make his claims heard, the group blocked the convoy of an Airbus A380 at the Isle-Jourdain level all night by driving the road in the road. The gendarmerie that had been sent to the scene could not hear reason listening to these protesters on the road. They believe that the government has a dual language about disability and more specifically about Elan's law.
"In action, the government is pushing the accessibility and inclusion of people with disabilities back," she explained, the bill on the evolution of housing and digital development (MLA), in article 18, voted by the National Assembly, reduced by 90%. from the production of new apartments on the ground floor or served by a lift that is accessible, immediately habitable without work from people who are forced to move in a wheelchair. "
"We will continue with the manifestations of our anger"
They stopped the convoy until about 6 o'clock. Traffic has reopened, but heavy trucks with aircraft parts from Toulouse have been immobilized in Gimont car park until further notice. He has to leave for his destination on Wednesday night, one day late.
"On July 19, the Senate limited this decline to 70%." Our associations are increasingly receiving a request for help from people who are locked up at home due to a lack of accessibility, which public and private donors can not offer. Accessible housing: people with disabilities are those who wait the longest for social housing in the metropolis of Toulouse, up to 20 years for some.Will we go back 40 years? ", Interested in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday these disabled people.
"The defender of rights, Mr. Jacques Toubon, has forcefully condemned this Article 18, the National Advisory Council for Persons with Disabilities also opposes this article, the National Advisory Committee on Human Rights, ask for the withdrawal of Article 18 ELAN Law or we will continue with the manifestations of our anger, we have no lack of imagination! ", they warn.